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1969.335.1A-P (RS180924)

Description

Wallpaper fragments. A striped pattern of lilacs and vines. Printed in two blues, green, and white on light blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1796-1797
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Back Hall.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
28 1/8 x 22 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.335.1A-P
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177631
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p.97-98, fig. 22.4
Related Items
Accession number 1969.335.2- Relationship sequence of paper layers from the back hallway (1969.335.2-.8)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
lilacs
periwinkle
vines
stripe
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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